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Ghost Stories

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March 29 - May 11, 2019

An immaculately crafted evening of entertainment. Play the game and you'll have a scream.

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Why See Ghost Stories?

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Keep telling yourself it's only a show

Join the lightly cynical parapsychologist Mr Goodman, who's life's work is dis-proving the tales of ghostly activity he investigates. Except there are three cases that have him flummoxed...

This is the chillingly terrifying scream-fest Ghost Stories from Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman, the men behind the darkly comic League of Gentlemen and the mind-twister Derren Brown. Following on from sell out engagements all over the world and a smash hit film, it makes a welcome return to London, ready to scare a whole new crowd.

Prepare to be taken on a thrilling ride, where tension is stretched time after time, before stinging, sudden shocks elicit squeals. Ghost Stories is a gripping and undoubtedly spooky spectacle, from creators who know their genre.

Things that go bump in the theatre

It would be poor form for us to spoil the secrets of Ghost Stories, but we can tell you there are 3 stories, that of a lonely night-watchman, a young driver out for a jaunt in the woods and an expectant father who starts to hear things go bump in the night. All we can say is that this is a guaranteed crowd pleaser, an inventive use of theatre that will scare the living daylights out of you.

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Dates

Opening night: 29 March 2019

Audience

Please be advised that Ghost Stories contains moments of extreme shock and tension. The show is unsuitable for anyone under the age of 15. We strongly advise those of a nervous disposition to think very seriously before attending.

Run time

80 minutes with no interval

Cast and Creative

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Written by Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman
Directed by Jeremy Dyson, Andy Nyman and Sean Holmes

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What we thought

FREAKY deaky Fun

Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman's brilliance is just as sparkling as ever

What can I tell you about Ghost Stories, London's new favourite spine chilling scare-fest playing at The Arts Theatre? Well, as it turns out, not a great deal. The show ends with a disclaimer...

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Kitty McCarron

Kitty McCarron

What you thought

10 reviews, average rating: (2.9 Stars)

3.0 star rating

Clare: “Shocks, creepiness and fun”

Ignore the negative Nancys! Creepily atmospheric right from the beginning,... more

Anonymous: “Like watching a live horror movie”

Not being a huge fan of ghost-stuff myself (I went to appease a friend),... more

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